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It was clear from the start, since the inception of the company, the co-founders saw the situation of the payments industry and knew exactly what it needed to do. A continuous work in progress, since over a decade ago, Clear2Pay has brought improved solutions to the forefront of the industry with its trailblazing innovations that others could only aspire to.

There are many names in the card industry but there are fewer names that many in the card industry would know well and recognise for their long running history of providing quality products with excellent service. One of the names that does not really need any introduction is ruhlamat...

Andy Warhol once said, “They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.” Truer words have never been spoken for China-based Shenzhen Takcere with over 20 years of experience in the industry being one of the earliest and longest serving manufacturers of cards and solutions in the region.

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09 April 2014

achelos and GAI NetConsult announced their co-operation to support energy suppliers in their decision-making process regarding the design and operation of a PKI for smart metering and the implementation of such an infrastructure. Smart Metering, Smart Meter Gateways, and PKI offer an enormous potential for synergy, which can be achieved by consistently respecting customer needs and combining these with particular organisational and technical requirements energy suppliers have concerning information security.

09 April 2014

HID released an infographic illustrating the results of a survey it conducted on physical access control. The survey of 600 respondents revealed enterprise end users’ perceptions about change and the importance of industry best practices, and how well today’s technology and policy best practices are being implemented.

08 April 2014

EVO will leverage ROAM’s platform to extend its full range of e-Payment service offerings to include m-POS. Through this strategic partnership, it will provide the large US customer base of over 300,000 merchants with the advanced solutions, including the G5X mobile card reader and ROAMpay X4 m-POS application, while leveraging the advanced security and management capabilities of the m-Payments engine.

08 April 2014

Clear2Pay's personalisation validation solution has been confirmed by Visa to comply with their latest Global Personalisation Requirements (GPR). The tool enables issuers and personalisation bureaus to perform their card and mobile testing in automated mode, detect issues rapidly and facilitate the mandatory certification process.

07 April 2014

TSYS has agreed with Oversight Systems to provide an automated monitoring and analysis solution to help corporate purchasing professionals detect and eliminate fraud, policy misuse, and waste within their card programmes. Insights On Demand is an innovative solution that will facilitate transparency, accountability and growth of card programmes for corporate customers.

03 April 2014

First Data’s STAR Network will participate in MasterCard’s common US Debit EMV solution. EMV chip cards better protect account information from fraud because they have dynamic data, rather than the static data stored in the magstripe. By working together, the two companies will deliver enhanced choices in how debit card issuers identify and apply multiple network relationships to ensure Regulation II compliance in a cost-effective way.

03 April 2014

BPC Banking announced that Jordan Kuwait Bank (JKB) has successfully completed its migration to SmartVista. The new solution provides an advanced environment for cards and ATMs services; helps the bank roll out a set of revolutionary products in the field of e-Payments, and enhances its position in the field of technological applications and exceptional customer service.

03 April 2014

MasterCard reported a growth of 40% in gross dollar volume (GDV) for its prepaid card business across APMEA, last year. According to Jason Tymms, MasterCard’s Head of Prepaid, APMEA, “The needs in emerging markets differ greatly from developed markets and this is proving to be a catalyst for innovation. We find ourselves innovating to meet the most basic of needs which is access to financial services, especially for citizens who sit at the bottom of the financial pyramid.”

03 April 2014

Barclays and Barclaycard have seen contactless payments increase threefold since 2012, with 90 million transactions predicted during this year. As the company celebrates five years of contactless payments on debit cards, the latest figures show that we are heading into a contactless world, with Brits now choosing to use contactless three times more than they did in 2012.

02 April 2014

Identiv unveiled its uTrust TS Readers product line. They are revolutionary new building access readers that support all major credentials in a single reader format, while offering strong identity verification, scalable migration and interoperability based upon secure open standards. They are the first readers that let customers easily migrate from multiple disparate legacy systems, and deliver the foundation for a single identity across the entire enterprise, from door to data. uTrust TS Readers support all major credentials, including proximity, smart cards and even PKI.